- — Not Nyce (@notnicePRYCE)Fri, May 31 2013 23:43:34Masai Ujiri success in Denver won't automatically equal success with Raptors though! As we all know Colangelo had success in Phoenix.. #iJS
- — Zach Lowe (@ZachLowe_NBA)Fri, May 31 2013 21:30:46Masai Ujiri is a great hire for the Raptors, and a big loss for Nuggets. Some very smart folks still in DEN, though. But a hole there now.
- — adam wilson (@unofficialadamw)Fri, May 31 2013 23:52:35#Raptors land Masai Ujiri as new GM; i hope he does big things, but i hope that no one forgets what Colangelo did to get them here.
- — Fame Nickles (@Fame_Nickles)Fri, May 31 2013 22:36:08The post-Colangelo era has begun! Welcome Masai Ujiri to the @Raptors. I'm happy to hear they will support his foundations in Africa, dope.
- — Anthony Lucchese (@luchador41)Sat, Jun 01 2013 00:21:23
- Some fans had some ideas on where he should get started in his new role.
- — Vernon Chang (@MoVernie)Fri, May 31 2013 23:55:50Welcome back to the new GM of the Toronto #Raptors, Masai Ujiri, I hope u can deal Bargnani 4 full value & bring more toughness 2 the team
- — Lance Phillips (@theLPlive)Sat, Jun 01 2013 00:41:42
- — snapbacks&hackashaq (@snpbackhakashaq)Fri, May 31 2013 23:52:50
Reaction to Masai Ujiri hiring
The rumours became a reality Friday when the Toronto Raptors officially announced reigning NBA Executive of the Year Masai Ujiri will take over the team's reins at general manager. Here's what fans had to say on Twitter.